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Cellosaurus Lec8 (CVCL_3443)

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Cell line name Lec8
Synonyms CHO-Lec8; CHO Lec8; Pro-Lec8.D3; Pro-5WgaRVIII3D
Accession CVCL_3443
Resource Identification Initiative To cite this cell line use: Lec8 (RRID:CVCL_3443)
Comments Derived from sampling site: Ovary.
Species of origin Cricetulus griseus (Chinese hamster) (Cricetulus barabensis griseus) (NCBI Taxonomy: 10029)
Hierarchy Parent: CVCL_4382 (CHO Pro-5)
Sex of cell Female
Age at sampling Adult
Category Spontaneously immortalized cell line

PubMed=9279382; DOI=10.1128/mcb.1.8.687-696.1981
Stanley P.
Selection of specific wheat germ agglutinin-resistant (WgaR) phenotypes from Chinese hamster ovary cell populations containing numerous lecR genotypes.
Mol. Cell. Biol. 1:687-696(1981)

PubMed=3785164; DOI=10.1128/mcb.6.4.1268-1275.1986
Ripka J., Shin S.-I., Stanley P.
Decreased tumorigenicity correlates with expression of altered cell surface carbohydrates in Lec9 CHO cells.
Mol. Cell. Biol. 6:1268-1275(1986)

Cell line collections ATCC; CRL-1737
Cell line databases/resources CLO; CLO_0007303
Encyclopedic resources Wikidata; Q54902427
Entry history
Entry creation04-Apr-2012
Last entry update12-Mar-2020
Version number8